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How to Sort Your Waste


What Do I Do With...?


Plastic and compostable utensils and cutlery:

This item is garbage.

Put this item in your garbage (grey) cart.

Additional information:

  • Plastic and compostable utensils and cutlery are too small to be recycled at the Regionís Material Recovery Facility.
  • If your garbage cart is already full, put excess garbage in a garbage bag.
  • Excess garbage must have a Region of Peel garbage tag. Place tagged bags or items on the curb an arm's length away from your cart.
  • Garbage tags are not required on your garbage cart collection day following Victoria Day, Labour Day, and Christmas.
  • If a garbage item wonít fit in your cart, put it an arm's length away from your cart for collection.

Other ways to dispose of this item:

You can also take excess garbage to a Peel Community Recycling Centre (CRC). Disposal fees will apply.

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Click on the following for a complete list of items:

  • Green Bin
  • Yard Waste
  • Blue Box
  • Garbage
  • CRC
  • Special
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